Solar Power Information - Kings Park, WA, 6005

If you're considering installing solar panels for your Kings Park home, this page offers useful related information and interesting statistics for Kings Park and the 6005 postcode area in Western Australia.

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Postcode 6005 Solar Power Statistics

In Kings Park's postcode area (6005), more than 145 small-scale systems have been installed with a collective capacity of 2,460 kW as at April 30, 2021.

Given a population of 4,620, this works out to 533 watts per person in the area, compared to a 605 watts Australian average. There are approximately 3,222 dwellings in the 6005 area, so that calculates out at 5 solar panel systems per 100 dwellings - the Australian average is 30.

Based on a conservative average of 11,056 kWh of energy production a day (enough to power the equivalent of 691 homes) and retail electricity costs of 27c per kilowatt-hour; Kings Park and 6005 postcode area residents are collectively generating $1,089,564 of energy at retail prices a year!

Kings Park solar power system owners are also contributing to greenhouse gas emission reduction, with the systems in 6005 region avoiding 2,825 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions annually.

Installing Solar Panels In Kings Park?

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Solar Energy Resources In Kings Park

Kings Park experiences solar irradiation levels reaching approximately 5.36 kilowatt-hours per square metre per day on average over a year. The following graph shows solar irradiation/output levels per kilowatt of installed solar panels in the 6005 area per month.

Daily/Monthly System Energy Output Estimates

Here's what you can expect to generate with various sized solar power systems in the Kings Park area, assuming good quality components, a suitable rooftop and professional, accredited solar installation.

Annual Electricity Output Estimates

Based on the above, the following is what you should be able to expect from a solar panel installation in Kings Park in terms of annual solar energy output for the location, on average:

  • 3kW system - 4,921 kWh (equivalent to ~84% of annual electricity consumption)
  • 4kW system - 6,561 kWh (~112%)
  • 5kW system - 8,202 kWh (~140%)
  • 6kW system - 9,842 kWh (~169%)

Optimal Panel Angle And Orientation

Rooftop solar panels installed in Kings Park, Western Australia should generally face North for the best results. The panel angle range should be anywhere from 16 degrees to 26 degrees, with 21 degrees considered optimal.

Feed In Tariffs In Western Australia

As well as providing your home with electricity, Kings Park solar system installation owners can be paid for surplus energy generated. In WA, feed in tariffs currently range from 3c to 20c per kilowatt-hour exported - so, it's important to compare energy retailers for the best electricity plan in the 6005 area.

Kings Park Solar Energy Savings

Based on a 6kW system installation, a self-consumption rate of 50% and the low end of the feed in tariff range rate of 3c, Kings Park solar power system owners can expect to save $1,476 per year.

Perth City Council Requirements.

At the time of publishing, there do not appear to be any special requirements involved with installing solar panels in the Perth City Council area.

It's important to check with Perth City Council regarding any potential changes before proceeding with installation. For further information, prospective solar owners in Kings Park should visit this page.

Network Grid Connection Requirements In Western Australia

A series of steps must be completed in Western Australia involving you, your network distributor and your installer - but your installer will do most of the administrative heavy lifting. Learn more about the grid connection process in Western Australia.

Solar Panel Installers In Kings Park

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Kings Park Data Sources And Notes

Data sources used above for solar power information in Kings Park WA 6005 include:

  • Census 2016 - Australian Bureau of Statistics
  • Bureau of Meteorology (BOM)
  • Clean Energy Regulator data for postcode 6005 current as at April 30, 2021.
  • Perth City Council - Western Australia

Some additional notes:

  • Household electricity consumption in Kings Park is based on the Australian average of 16kWh a day.
  • Carbon intensity based on the Western Australia average of 0.7kg per kilowatt-hour.

Bureau of Meteorology details are based on your nearest weather station, which is Perth Regional Office , coordinates 31°57'20" S 115°52'11" E, around 3.4 km from the centre of Kings Park.

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